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Making it Here: Port Morris Neighborhood Tour

Open House New York

Friday, August 15, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Making it Here: Port Morris Neighborhood Tour

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Event Details

Making it Here: Port Morris Neighborhood Tour

Reservations begin Aug 1 at 10 AM

Please note: This tour is 2.5 hours long

         

In response to increasing real estate speculation in industrial districts amidst the re-zonings of the mid-2000s, the Bloomberg Administration created sixteen Industrial Business Zones (IBZs) in the four outer boroughs that are preserved for industrial uses. Join Stephane Hyacinthe of SoBRO, the organization that manages all five Bronx IBZs, for a tour of several factories in the historic Port Morris area to learn more about how space for manufacturers is being safeguarded in the South Bronx.

This tour is part of Making it Here. Click here to learn more about the series.

Please note that as this is an active manufacturing space it is required that you wear closed-toed, hard-soled shoes for your safety. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.


Photo: Flickr user Dan DeLuca

Tickets to this event are non-refundable. Should you not be able to attend, the full price of unused tickets may be treated as a donation to Open House New York and is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Have questions about Making it Here: Port Morris Neighborhood Tour? Contact Open House New York

When & Where


SoBRO
555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor
Bronx, NY 10455

Friday, August 15, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM


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Open House New York

Open House New York (OHNY) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. The mission of OHNY is to promote a greater appreciation of the city’s built environment; broaden public awareness by exposing diverse audiences to distinctive examples of architecture, engineering and design; educate and inspire discussion of issues of excellence in design, planning and preservation; and showcase outstanding new work as well as structures of historic merit. 

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